What did we think/hope would happen?
Senior defensive tackles Jamarkus McFarland, Casey Walker and Stacey McGee would finally play up to their potential and give Oklahoma consistency up front on defense. OU would be able to work young DTs Jordan Phillips, Marquis Anderson, and Torrea Peterson into the rotation to get them ready for 2013.
What did happen?
McGee got suspended...
NORMAN, Okla. - The defensive call comes from the sideline and sometimes it can be "like 45 words long," says Oklahoma defensive tackle Jamarkus McFarland.
A verbal stream of consciousness. Fruit and insects. Word play and pop culture. The official language of football.
"But all I know is the one word that's mine," McFarland admitted.
One word, 11 players...
NORMAN, Okla. — Sooners Illustrated caught up with defensive tackle Jamarkus McFarland this week to see how the team is bouncing back.
NORMAN, Okla. — Defensive tackle Jamarkus McFarland gives the latest on the defensive line with Sooners Illustrated.